Lisa Montgomery, who was convicted of killing a pregnant woman, was put to death by lethal injection after the Supreme Court overturned a stay of execution. Photo: AP Lisa Montgomery, who was convicted of killing a pregnant woman, was put to death by lethal injection after the Supreme Court overturned a stay of execution. Photo: AP
Lisa Montgomery, who was convicted of killing a pregnant woman, was put to death by lethal injection after the Supreme Court overturned a stay of execution. Photo: AP
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US executes first woman on federal death row in 67 years

  • Lisa Montgomery was sentenced to death for strangling a pregnant woman and cutting the baby from her womb in 2004
  • An appeal court granted her a stay of execution on Tuesday on mental health grounds, but the Supreme Court overturned it

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Lisa Montgomery, who was convicted of killing a pregnant woman, was put to death by lethal injection after the Supreme Court overturned a stay of execution. Photo: AP Lisa Montgomery, who was convicted of killing a pregnant woman, was put to death by lethal injection after the Supreme Court overturned a stay of execution. Photo: AP
Lisa Montgomery, who was convicted of killing a pregnant woman, was put to death by lethal injection after the Supreme Court overturned a stay of execution. Photo: AP
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